Professor Peter Wolfs Engineering / School of Engineering and Technology

Campus Leader/Professor - Engineering

Contact Details

Email: p.wolfs@cqu.edu.au

Phone: (07) 4930 6437 - Ext: 56437

Office Location

About Me

Professional Memberships

Fellow Engineers Australia, (FIEAust), Chartered Professional Engineer, (CPEng), National Professional Engineering Register (NPER-3);
Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ);
Senior Member IEEE.

Refereed Conferences

1. H. Pezeshki and P.J.Wolfs, “Consumer Phase Identification in a Three Phase Unbalanced LV Distribution Network”, IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT Europe 2012, Berlin, October, 2012.
2. Peter Wolfs, “A UPFC with Reduced DC Bus Capacitance for LV Distribution Networks with High PV Penetrations”, AUPEC 2012, Bali, 26-29th September 2012.
3. Peter Wolfs, G. Sridhar Reddy, “A Receding Predictive Horizon Approach to the Periodic Optimization of Community Battery Energy Storage Systems”, AUPEC 2012, Bali, 26-29th September 2012.
4. GM Shafiullah, Amanullah M. T. Oo, ABM Shawkat Ali, Peter Wolfs, Mohammad Arif, “Meeting Energy Demand and Global Warming by Integrating Renewable Energy into the Grid”, AUPEC 2012, Bali, 26-29th September 2012.
5. Houman Pezeshki, Peter Wolfs, “Correlation Based Method for Phase Identification in a Three Phase LV Distribution Network”, AUPEC 2012, Bali, 26-29th September 2012.
6. Xiangjing Su, Peter Wolfs, Mohammad A. S.Masoum, “Optimal Operation of Multiple Unbalanced Distributed Generation Sources in Three-Phase Four-Wire LV Distribution Networks”, AUPEC 2012, Bali, 26-29th September 2012.
7. Yingliang Li, Peter Wolfs “Statistical Identification of Prototypical Low Voltage Distribution Feeders in Western Australia”, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, San Diego, July, 2012.
8. Peter Wolfs, Chathura Gunathilake, Peter Martino, Ishaan Khanna, “Distributed renewables and Battery Storage for the Support of the Edge of the Rural Grid”, AUPEC 2011, Brisbane, 25-28th September 2011.
9. Peter Wolfs, Nadeeshani Jayasekera, Suresh Subawickrama, “A Fourier based Approach to the Periodic Optimisation of Finely Dispersed Battery Storage”, AUPEC 2011, Brisbane, 25-28th September 2011.
10. Yingliang Li, Peter Wolfs, “Preliminary Statistical Study of Low Voltage Distribution Feeders under a Representative HV Network in Western Australia”, AUPEC 2011, Brisbane, 25-28th September 2011.
11. Nadeeshani Jayasekara and Peter Wolfs, “A hybrid approach based on GA and Direct Search for periodic optimization of finely distributed storage”, IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT Asia 2011, Perth, November, 2011.
12. Houman Pezeshki, Peter Wolfs, Morgan Johnson, “Multi-Agent Systems for Modeling High Penetration Photovoltaic System Impacts in Distribution Networks”, IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT Asia 2011, Perth, November, 2011.
13. Yingliang Li, Peter Wolfs “Statistical Discriminant Analysis of High Voltage Feeders in Western Australia Distribution Networks”, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit, July, 2011.
14. Peter Wolfs, Syed Islam,  “Specialist Power Engineering Programs for the Rapid Development of New Graduate Capabilities, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit July, 2011.
15. Peter Wolfs, “An Economic Assessment of "Second Use" Lithium-Ion Batteries for Grid Support”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
16. Peter Wolfs, “The Use of Thevenin/Norton Models for the Rapid Assessment of Harmonic Filter Performance for Power System Contingencies”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
17. Dean McCarthy, Peter Wolfs, “The HV System Impacts of Large Scale Electric Vehicle Deployments in a Metropolitan Area”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
18. Yingliang Li, Peter Wolfs, “A Statistical Study on Topological Features of High Voltage Distribution Networks in Western Australia”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
19. Nadee Jayasekera, Peter Wolfs, “Analysis of Power Quality Impact of High Penetration PV in Residential Feeders”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
20. G.M. Shafiullah, A.B.M.S Ali, Peter Wolfs, “Integrating Renewable Energy with the Smart Grid”, AUPEC 2010, Christchurch New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010.
21. Hesamzadeh, M.R., Biggar D.R., Hosseinzadeh, N., Wolfs, P.J., “The Nodal market Power Index (NMP Index) for modeling and visualizing market power”, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Minneapolis July, 2010, pp1-6.
22. Shafiullah, G.M., Shawkat Ali, A.B.M. Thompson Adam, Wolfs Peter J, “ Rule-based classification approach for railway wagon health monitoring”, IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2010, pp1-7.
23. N. Hosseinzadeh, M. R. Hesamzadeh, D. Seyoum and P. J. Wolfs, “Implementation of a fuzzy logic controller for an electrical brake”, Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC09), University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, 1-4 September 2009.
24. M. R. Hesamzadeh, D. Biggar, N. Hosseinzadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “Derivation of a mathematical structure for market-based transmission augmentation in oligopoly electricity markets using multilevel programming”,  IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 26-30 July 2009.
25. D. Gay, A.Thompson, Amanullah Muang Than Oo, Peter Wolfs, “Monitoring of Single Wire Earth Return Systems using Power Line Communication”, AUPEC 2009, Adelaide, Australia.
26. Peter Wolfs, Syed Islam, “Potential Barriers to Smart Grid Technology in Australia”, AUPEC 2009, Adelaide, Australia.
27. Peter Wolfs, “The Impact of Sympathetic Magnetisation Transients on Harmonic Filters in Auto-Transformer Fed Railway Traction Applications”, AUPEC 2009, Adelaide, Australia.
28. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hosseinzadeh, and P. J. Wolfs, “A Multi-Criteria Decision Framework for Optimal Augmentation of Transmission Grid – Addressing a Tool for Sensitive Zone Detection in Electricity Market”, International Association of Science and technology for Development, IASTED, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, April 16-18, 2008.
29. Shafiulah, G.M., Thompson, A., Wolfs P.J., Ali S., “Reduction of Power Consumption in Sensor Network Applications using Machine Learning Techniques”, IEEE Region Ten Conference TENCON 19-21 November 2008, pp1-6.
30. Hesamzadeh M.R., Hosseinzadeh N., Wolfs P. J. ''Design and Study of a Switched Reactor for the Central Queensland SWER System'', 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference,  Padova, Italy,1-4 September, 2008.
31. Hesamzadeh M.R., Hosseinzadeh N., Wolfs P. J. ''Derivation of a New Mathematical Framework for Transmission System Augmentation using a von Stackelberg Game”, International Universities Power Engineering Conference, Padova, Italy,1-4 September, 2008.
32. Hesamzadeh M.R., Hosseinzadeh N., Wolfs P. J. ''Economic Assessment of Transmission Expansion Projects in Competitive Electricity Markets – An Analytical Review'', 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference, Padova, Italy,1-4 September, 2008.
33. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hossein-zadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “Sensitivity Based Procedures for Short term Augmentation of transmission System in Restructured Electricity Market.”, IEEE, Power Engineering Society AGM, Pittsburg July 2008.
34. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hosseinzadeh, and P. J. Wolfs, “A Multi-Criteria Decision Framework for Optimal Augmentation of Transmission Grid – Addressing a Tool for Sensitive Zone Detection in Electricity Market”, International Association of Science and Technology for Development, IASTED, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, April 16-18, 2008.
35. GM Shafiullah, Scott Simson, Adam Thompson, Shawkat Ali, and Peter Wolfs, “Forecasting Vertical Acceleration of Railway Wagons -A Comparative Study”, International Conference on Data Mining, DMIN'08: July 14-17, 2008.
36. GM Shafiullah, Scott Simson, Adam Thompson, Peter Wolfs and Shawkat Ali, “Monitoring Vertical Accelerations of Railway Wagon using Machine Leaning Technique”, International Conference on machine learning Models and Technologies, MLMTA'08: Las Vegas, July 14-17, 2008, pp770-775.
37. Shafiullah, GM, Thompson, A. Wolfs, P. and Ali, S. "Energy-Efficient TDMA MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks Applications", Proceedings of International Workshop on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS’08), pp. 85-90, 24 December, 2008, Khulna, Bangladesh.
38. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “A Zero-voltage Switching Two-Inductor Boost Converter with an Auxiliary Transformer”, AUPEC 2008, Sydney, Australia.
39. Peter Wolfs, Li Quan, “An Isolated ZVS Two-Inductor Boost Converter with Two Coupled Input Inductors and One Magnetic Core”, AUPEC 2008, Sydney, Australia.
40. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hosseinzadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “Transmission augmentation in an oligopoly electricity market, Part 1: mathematical formulation”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Sydney, Australia, December 2008
41. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hosseinzadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “Transmission augmentation in an oligopoly electricity market, Part 2: numerical studies”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Sydney, Australia, December 2008
42. M. R. Hesamzadeh, A. Abrishami, N. Hossein-zadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “A novel modeling approach for exploring the effects of UPFC on restructured electricity market”, The 8th International Power Engineering Conference (IPEC), Singapore, 3-6 Dec 2007.
43. A. R. Seifi, M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hossein-zadeh and P. J. Wolfs, “Application of a new hybrid optimization method for optimum distribution capacitor planning”, The 8th International Power Engineering Conference (IPEC), Singapore, 3-6 Dec 2007.
44. M. R. Hesamzadeh, N. Hosseinzadeh, and P. Wolfs, “A Forward Heuristic Algorithm for Transmission Planning in Restructured Electricity Market”, International Conference on Power Engineering, Bangalore, India December 2007.
45. G.M. Shafiullah, Amoakoh Gyasi-Agyei, Peter Wolfs, “Survey of Wireless Applications in the Railway Industry”, IEEE Conference on Wireless Broadband and Ultra-wideband Communications, AusWireless’07, 27-30 August, Sydney, Australia.
46. Shaffiulah, G, Gyasi-Agyei, A & Wolfs, P, 2007, 'A survey of energy efficient and QoSaware routing protocols for wireless sensor networks', International Conference on Telecommunications and Networking (TeNe 07), (Germany), pp1-6, Springer, Germany, 733013, CISSE2007 International Joint Conference.
47. Xia, F., Cole, C. and Wolfs, P. (2007), "Grey box-based inverse wagon model to predict wheel rail contact forces from measured wagon body responses", 20th IAVSD Symposium, Berkeley, USA.
48. Peter Wolfs, Li Quan, “Hardware Implementation and Performance Analysis of a Current Sensor Free MPPT for High Performance Vehicle Solar Arrays”, 38th IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 2007, Florida USA, pp. 132-138.
49. Peter Wolfs, Peter Thomas, “Boost Rectifier Power Factor Correction Circuits with Improved Harmonic and Load Regulation Responses”, 38th IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 2007, Florida USA, pp. 1314-1318.
50. P.J. Wolfs, N. Hosseinzadeh, S.T. Senini, “Capacity Enhancement for Aging Single Wire Earth Return Distribution Systems”, IEEE Power Engineering Society Annual General Meeting, 24-28 June 2007, Tampa Florida.
51. P. J. Wolfs, D. Hargreaves, T. Saha, “Reducing the Engineering Skills Shortage in the Generation Sector”, AUPEC 2007, 10th-12th December, Perth, Australia.
52. Peter Wolfs, Li Quan, “Precision Calorimetry for Power Loss Measurement of an Extremely Low Power Maximum Power Point Tracker”, AUPEC 2007, 10th-12th December, Perth, Australia.
53. Mohammad R. Hesamzadeh, Nasser Hosseinzadeh and Peter Wolfs, “Security Constrained Augmentation for Transmission System Considering Preferences of Market Players on Expansion Options”, AUPEC 2007, 10th-12th December, Perth, Australia.
54. Li Quan and Peter Wolfs, “A Preliminary Study of the Distributed Maximum Power Point Tracker Designs for Different Types of Solar Cells in High Performance Vehicle Arrays”, AUPEC 2007, 10th-12th December, Perth, Australia.
55. Li Quan and Peter Wolfs, “Experimental Evaluation of the MPPT Hardware for Vehicle Solar Arrays with Silicon Cells”, AUPEC 2007, 10th-12th December, Perth, Australia.
56. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “Recent Development in the Topologies for Module Integrated Photovoltaic Converters”, 37th IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 2006, Jeju Korea, pp 3086-3093.
57. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “Analysis Design and Experimentation of Zero Voltage Switching Two Inductor Boost Converter with Integrated Magnetics”, 37th IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 2006, Jeju Korea, pp 985-990.
58. Peter Wolfs, Li Quan, “A Current Sensor Free, Incremental Conductance Single Cell MPPT for High Performance Vehicle Solar Arrays”, 37th IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 2006, Jeju Korea, pp 117-123.
59. F. Xia, C.Cole and P. Wolfs, “The Dynamic wheel-Rail Contact Stresses for Wagons on Various Tracks’, International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, 24-27 September, Brisbane 2006, pp33-39.
60. Fujie Xia, Colin Cole, Peter Wolfs, "The effects of the contact friction between frame and adapters on the performance of three-piece truck", IEEE/ASME Joint Rail Conference, April 4-6, Atlanta USA, 2006.
61. P. J. Wolfs, S. Bleakley, S. T. Senini, P. J. Thomas, “An Autonomous, Low Cost Distributed Method for Observing Vehicle Track Interactions”, IEEE/ASME Joint Rail Conference, April 4-6, Atlanta USA, 2006, pp 280-286.
62. N. Hossein-Zadeh, D.Seyoum, P.Wolfs, “Fuzzy Logic Control of an Induction Machine as a Brake”, First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Energy Systems and Power (AIESP), Maderia, Portugal, February 7-10, 2006, pp 31-36.
63. Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, Dawit Seyoum “A Matlab/Simulink Model of Self Excited Induction Generator for an Electrical Brake Application”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
64. Jason Mayer, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Peter Wolfs, “Reactor Solutions for Voltage Control of SWER Systems”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
65. Jason Mayer, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Peter Wolfs, “Modelling of Voltage regulation in SWER Systems using PSCAD/EMTDC”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
66. Vijay Kuppa, Peter Wolfs, “An Elegant Solution Using Hybrid Power Filter to Improve the Line Current Spectrum of Multiphase PWM Locomotive Rectifiers with Load Unbalance”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
67. Peter Wolfs, Peter Thomas, “Control Methods for Single Phase Power Factor Correction Circuits with Improved Harmonic and Load Regulation Responses”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
68. Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Dawit Seyoum, Anthony Loveday, Jon Turner “Reactor based Voltage Regulator for Single Wire Earth Return Systems”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
69. Peter Wolfs, Li Quan, “A Performance Study For Two Current-Sensor-Free Single-Cell Maximum Power Point Tracking Methods For  High Performance Vehicle Solar Arrays”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th December, Melbourne, Australia.
70. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “An Analysis of a Voltage Clamped Zero-Voltage Switching Two-Inductor Boost Converter with a Wide Load Range”, AUPEC 2006, 11th-13th  December, Melbourne, Australia.
71. P. J. Wolfs, S. Bleakley, S. T. Senini, P. J. Thomas, “A Distributed Low Cost Device for the Remote Observation of Track and Vehicle Interactions”, Conference on Railway Engineering, Melbourne, 1-3 May 2006, pp 299-305.
72. Fujie Xia, Colin Cole, Peter Wolfs, “Improving Wagon Running Safety – Predicting Wagon Instability in Normal Freight Operations”, Conference on Railway Engineering, Melbourne, 1-3 May 2006, pp 307-314.
73. P.J.Wolfs, “Capacity Improvements for Rural Single Wire Earth Return Systems”, IEEE International Power Engineering Conference, Singapore 29th November – 2nd December 2005.
74. Fujie Xia, Colin Cole, Peter Wolfs, “A Method for Setting Wagon Speed Restrictions Based on Wagon Responses”, 19th International Association of Vehicle System Dynamics Symposium, 28th August – 2nd September Politecnico di Milano, Italy, 2005.
75. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “Variable Frequency Control of the Zero Voltage Switching Two Inductor Boost Converter”, 35th IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference PESC 2005, Recife, Brazil, June 12 - 16, 2005, pp 667-673.
76. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “A Current Fed Two-Inductor Boost Converter with Lossless Snubbing for Photovoltaic Module Integrated Converter Applications”, 35th IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference PESC 2005, Recife, Brazil, June 12 - 16, 2005, pp 2111-2117.
77. Peter Wolfs, Lixin Tang, “A Single Cell Maximum Power Point Tracking Converter without a Current Sensor for High Performance Vehicle Solar Arrays”, 35th IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference PESC 2005, Recife, Brazil,  June 12 - 16, 2005, pp 165-171.
78. N. Hossein-Zadeh, P.Wolfs, “Distribution of Electrical Power to Rural Areas – Australian Experience and Possible Implementation in Developing Countries”, The 5th National Energy Congress, World Energy Council, Tehran, May, 2005.
79. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “The Analysis of the Power Loss in a Zero Voltage Switching Two-Inductor Boost Cell Operating under Different Circuit Parameters”, Twentieth IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, Austin Texas, 6-10th March 2005, pp 1852-1857.
80. B. Kele, P.  Wolfs, I. Tomlinson, B. Hood, D. Midmore, “Greywater Reuse in a Sewered Area Design and Implementation at Research House”, On-Site 05 – Performance Assessment for Onsite Systems – Regulation Operation and Monitoring, University of New England Armidale, 26th-29th September 2005, pp 257-264.
81. Ben Kele, Kevin Hoffman, Peter Wolfs, Ian Tomlinson, David J Midmore, “Water Efficiency Infrastructure and Energy Requirements at the Research House”, On-Site 05 – Performance Assessment for Onsite Systems – Regulation Operation and Monitoring, University of New England Armidale, 26th-29th September 2005, pp249-264.
82. Li Quan and Peter Wolfs, “A comparison of Three Magnetics Integration Solutions for the Two-Inductor Boost Converter”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp 629-634.
83. Li Quan and Peter Wolfs, “Analysis and Design of a Passive Lossless Snubber in the Two-Inductor Boost Converter with a Variable Input Voltage”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp 521-526.
84. Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Dawit Seyoum, Anthony Loveday, Jon Turner, “Thyristor Controlled Reactor Methods to Increase the Capacity of Single Wire Earth Return Systems”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp 615-620.
85. Peter Wolfs, “Energy Storage Options for Hybrid Diesel Electric Shunting Locomotives”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp369-374.
86. Vijay Kuppa, Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, “An Active Power filter Method to Improve the Line Current Spectrum of Multiphase PWM Locomotive Rectifiers with Load Unbalance”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp37-42.
87. Seyoum, D., Wolfs, P., Hossein-Zadeh, N., “Performance Analysis of Three Phase Induction Generators During Fault”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp 758-763.
88. Senini, S., Wolfs, P., Hossein-Zadeh, N., Seyoum, D., Loveday, A., Turner, J., “Low Cost Solutions for Balancing Three Phase Feeders to SWER Systems”, Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp 296-301.
89. Jason Mayer, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Peter Wolfs, “Investigation of Voltage Quality and Distribution Capacity Issues on Long Rural Three Phase Distribution Lines Supplying SWER Systems”, Hobart, 25th-29th September 2005, pp392-395.
90. Fujie Xia, Peter Wolfs, Steven Bleakley, “Predicting Wheel/Rail Interaction Forces based on Measured Accelerations of a Wagon”, Advances in Applied Mechanics - 4th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics, ACAM 2005, Melbourne, 16-18th February 2005, pp333-338.
91. Fujie Xia, Peter Wolfs, Colin Cole, “On the Motion of the Structure Varying Multibody Systems with Two-Dimensional Dry Friction”, ACMD2004, The Second Asian Conference on Multibody Dynamics, Seoul, 1st-4th August 2004.
92. Steven Senini and Peter Wolfs, “Harmonic and Reactive Power Control using a Hybrid Active/Passive Power Conditioner based on a Square Wave Source”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
93. Quan Li and Peter Wolfs, “A current fed half bridge dual converter for grid interactive photovoltaic applications”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
94. Peter Wolfs, Lixin Tang and Steven Senini, “Distributed Maximum Power Tracking for High Performance Vehicle Solar Arrays”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
95. Dawit Seyoum, Nasser Hossein-Zadeh and Peter Wolfs, “Dynamic Stability Analysis of Induction Generators”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
96. Dawit Seyoum and Peter Wolfs, “Self Excited Induction Generators for Brake Van Applications”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, September 2004.
97. Quan Li and Peter Wolfs, “The Optimization of a Resonant Half Bridge Dual Cell for a Module Integrated Photovoltaic Converter”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
98. Nasser Hossein-Zadeh, Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, Dawit Seyoum, Jonathan Turner and Anthony Loveday “A Proposal to Investigate the Problems of Three-Phase Distribution Feeders Supplying Power to SWER Systems”, AUPEC 2004, Brisbane, 26th – 29th September 2004.
99. Vijay Kuppa, Peter Wolfs, Steven Senini, “Control of Traction Supply Power Quality Using Locomotive PWM Converter Control”, AUPEC 2003, Canterbury New Zealand, September 2003.
100. Steven Senini, Peter Wolfs, “State Variable Implementation of Stationary Reference Frame Filters for Active Filter Systems”, AUPEC 2003, Canterbury New Zealand, September 2003.
101. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “The Resonant Half Bridge Dual Converter with a Resonant Gate Drive”, AUPEC 2003, Canterbury New Zealand, September 2003.
102. Li Quan, Peter Wolfs, “Variable Frequency Control of the Resonant Half Bridge Dual Converter, AUPEC 2003, Canterbury New Zealand, September 2003.
103. Peter Thomas, Russel Stonier, Peter Wolfs, “Robustness of Colour Detection for Robot Soccer, 7th IEEE International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision, ICARV, Singapore, 2-5 December 2002, pp1245-1249.
104. Peter Wolfs and Quan Li, “An Analysis of a Half Bridge Dual Converter Operating in Continuous and Discontinuous Modes”, 33rd IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, Cairns, June 2002, pp 1313-1318.
105. Steven Senini and Peter Wolfs, “Systematic Identification and Review of Hybrid Active Filter Topologies”, 33rd IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, Cairns, June 2002, pp 394-399.
106. Steven Senini and Peter Wolfs, “Novel Topology for Correction of Unbalanced Load in Single Phase Electric Traction Systems”, 33rd IEEE Power Electronics Specialist Conference, Cairns, June 2002, pp 1208-1212.

ENGINEERING
Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Renewable Power)
railway traction systems and power supply
Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells)
Power electronics systems for PV applications
Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Renewable Power)
Rural power supply, distributed energy storage, distribution engineering, smart grids
Journal article

Wu, Q., Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., & Cole, C. (2019). Traction modelling in train dynamics. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, 233(4), 382-395. doi:10.1177/0954409718795496

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Mumtahina, U., & Wolfs, P. J. (2018). Multimode optimization of the phase shifted LLC series resonant converter. IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 33(12), 10478-10489. doi:10.1109/TPEL.2018.2803741

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Spiryagin, M., Persson, I., Wu, Q., Bosomworth, C., Wolfs, P., & Cole, C. (2018). A co-simulation approach for heavy haul long distance locomotive-track simulation studies. Vehicle System Dynamics, 1-18. doi:10.1080/00423114.2018.1504088

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Pezeshki, H., Arefi, A., Ledwich, G., & Wolfs, P. (2018). Probabilistic voltage management using OLTC and dSTATCOM in distribution networks. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 33(2), 570-580. doi:10.1109/TPWRD.2017.2718511

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Wolfs, P., Emami, K., Lin, Y., & Palmer, E. (2018). Load forecasting for diurnal management of community battery systems. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 6(2), 215-222. doi:10.1007/s40565-018-0392-6

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Spiryagin, M., Wu, Q., Wolfs, P., Sun, Y., & Cole, C. (2018). Comparison of locomotive energy storage systems for heavy-haul operation. International Journal of Rail Transportation, 6(1), 1-15. doi:10.1080/23248378.2017.1325719

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Stichel, S., Berg, M., & Manfred, P. (2017). Influence of AC system design on the realisation of tractive efforts by high adhesion locomotives. Vehicle System Dynamics, 55(8), 1241-1264. doi:10.1080/00423114.2017.1308522

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Haque, M. M., & Wolfs, P. (2016). A review of high PV penetrations in LV distribution networks: Present status, impacts and mitigation measures. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 62, 1195-1208. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2016.04.025

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Jayasekera, N., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2016). Optimal operation of distributed energy storage systems to improve distribution network loand and generational hosting capablilty. IEEE transactions on sustainable energy., 7(1), 250-261. doi:10.1109/TSTE.2015.2487360

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Su, X., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2016). PSO and improved BSFS based sequential comprehensive placement and real-time multi-objective control of delta-connected switched capacitors in unbalanced radial MV distribution networks. IEEE transactions on power systems., 31(1), 612-622. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2015.2398361

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Szanto, F., Sun, Y., Cole, C., & Nielsen, D. (2015). Application of flywheel energy storage for heavy haul locomotives. Applied energy., 157, 607-618. doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.02.082

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., & Cole, C. (2015). Modelling of traction in railway vehicles. Vehicle system dynamics : international journal of vehicle mechanics and mobility., 53(5), 603-604. doi:10.1080/00423114.2015.1028944

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Su, X., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2015). Multi-objective hierarchical control of unbalanced distribution networks to accommodate more renewable connections in the smart grid era. IEEE transactions on power systems., (2015), 3924-3936. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2015.2501845

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Szantoc, F., & Cole, C. (2015). Simplified and advanced modelling of traction control systems of heavy-haul locomotives. Vehicle system dynamics., 53(5), 672-691. doi:10.1080/00423114.2015.1008016

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Jayasekara, N., Wolfs, P., & Masoum, M. (2014). An optimal management strategy for distributed storages in distribution networks with high penetrations of PV. Electric power systems research., 116, 147-157. doi:10.1016/j.epsr.2014.05.010

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Su, X., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2014). Comprehensive optimal photovoltaic inverter control strategy in unbalanced three-phase four-wire low voltage distribution networks. IET generation, transmission & distribution., 8(11), 1848-1859. doi:10.1049/iet-gtd.2013.0841

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., Wolfs, P., & Stojcevski, A. (2014). Experimental and simulation study of the impact of increased photovoltaic integration with the grid. Journal of renewable and sustainable energy., 6(3), 1-20. doi:10.1063/1.4885105

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Pezeshki, H., Wolfs, P., & Ledwich, G. (2014). Impact of high PV penetration on distribution transformer insulation life. IEEE transactions on power delivery., 29(3), 1212-1220. doi:10.1109/TPWRD.2013.2287002

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Su, X., Wolfs, P., & Masoum, M. (2014). Optimal PV inverter reactive power control and real power curtailment to improve performance of unbalanced four-wire LV distribution networks. IEEE transactions on sustainable energy., 5(3), 967-977. doi:10.1109/TSTE.2014.2313862

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2014). Taxonomic description for western Australian distribution medium-voltage and low-voltage feeders. IET generation, transmission & distribution., 8(1), 104-113. doi:10.1049/iet-gtd.2013.0005

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Shahnia, F., Wolfs, P., & Ghosh, A. (2014). Voltage unbalance reduction in low voltage feeders by dynamic switching of residential customers among three phases. IEEE transactions on smart grid., 1318-1327. doi:10.1109/TSG.2014.2305752

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2013). A hybrid model for residential loads in a distribution system with high PV penetration. IEEE transactions on power systems., 28(3), 3372-3379. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2245154

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2013). Potential challenges of integrating large-scale wind energy into the power grid : a review. Renewable and sustainable energy reviews., 20, 306-321. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2012.11.057

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2013). Smart grid for a sustainable future. Smart grid and renewable energy., 4, 23-34. doi:10.4236/sgre.2013.41004

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., Jarvis, D., & Wolfs, P. (2012). Prospects of renewable energy : a feasibility study in the Australian context. Renewable energy., 39(1), 183-197. doi:10.1016/j.renene.2011.08.016

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2011). A bi-level formulation of transmission planning problem in liberalised electricity markets. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 8(2), 119-128.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Mayer, J., & Wolfs, P. (2011). Rural single wire earth return distribution networks : Associated problems and cost-effective solutions. International journal of electrical power and energy systems., 33(2), 159-170.

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Hesamzadeh, M. R., Biggar, D. R., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. J. (2011). Transmission augmentation with mathematical modeling of market power and strategic generation expansion. Part II. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 26(4), 2049-2057. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2011.2145009

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Hesamzadeh, M. R., Biggar, D. R., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. J. (2011). Transmission augmentation with mathematical modelling of market power and strategic generation expansion. Part 1. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 26(4), 2040-2048. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2011.2145008

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2011). Transmission augmentation with the competition benefit modelling of additional transmission capacity. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 8(2), 105-118.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2010). A leader-followers model of transmission augmentation for considering strategic behaviours of generating companies in energy markets. Electric power and energy systems., 32(5), 358-367. doi:10.1016/j.ijepes.2009.11.008

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., Jarvis, D., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Economic analysis of hybrid renewable model for subtropical climate. International journal of thermal & environmental engineering., 1(2), 57-65. doi:10.5383/ijtee.01.02.001

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Hesamzadeh, M., Biggar, D., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Economic transmission augmentation with explicit modeling of competition benefit. IEEE transactions on power systems., 25(3), 1714-1721. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2009.2039233

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Shafiullah, G., Ali, S., Thompson, A., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Predicting vertical acceleration of railway wagons using regression algorithms. IEEE transactions on intelligent transportation systems., 11(2), 290-299. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tits.2010.2041057

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Transmission system augmentation based on the concepts of quantity withheld and monopoly rent for reducing market power. IEEE transactions on power systems., 25(1), 167-180. doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2009.2036823

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2009). A preliminary study of the distributed maximum power point tracker designs for different types of solar cells in solar and electric vehicle arrays. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 5(3). Retrieved from http://search.informit.com.au/documentsummary;dn=623341141494854;res=ieleng

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2009). A zero-voltage switching two-inductor boost converter with an auxiliary transformer. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 6(3), 233-240.

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Wolfs, P., & Li, Q. (2009). Isolated zero-voltage switching two-inductor boost converter with two coupled input inductors and one magnetic core. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 6(3), 241-248.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). A market-based heuristic algorithm for the expansion planning of high voltage transmission systems. International review of electrical engineering., 3(2), 233-241.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). A multi-criteria decision framework for optimal augmentation of transmission grid : addressing a tool for sensitive zone detection in electricity market. International journal of emerging electric power systems., 9(4), 1-16. Retrieved from http://www.bepress.com/ijeeps/vol9/iss4/art7/

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2008). A review of the single phase photovoltaic module integrated converter topologies with three different DC link configurations. IEEE transactions on power electronics., 23(3). Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tpel.2008.920883

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Wolfs, P., & Thomas, P. (2008). A unity power factor boost rectifier with a predictive capacitor model for high bandwidth DC bus voltage control. Australian journal of electrical and electronics engineering., 4(3), 217-226.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). An advanced optimal approach for high voltage AC bushing design. IEEE transactions on dielectrics and electrical insulation., 15(2), 461-466. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tdei.2008.4483465

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Grey box-based inverse wagon model to predict wheel–rail contact forces from measured wagon body responses. Vehicle system dynamics : international journal of vehicle mechanics and mobility ., 46(S1), 469-479. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00423110801993102

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Shafiullah, G., Thompson, A., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2008). Review of wireless communications applications used for railway monitoring. Annual Review of Communications : International Engineering Consortium (IEC), 61, 379-389.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2008). The dynamic wheel-rail contact stresses for wagon on various tracks. Wear., 265(9-10), 1549-1555.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2007). A current fed two-inductor boost converter with an integrated magnetic structure and passive lossless snubbers for photovoltaic module integrated converter applications. IEEE transactions on power electronics., 22(1), 309-321. doi:10.1109/TPEL.2006.886597

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Wolfs, P. (1993). A current-sourced DC-DC converter derived via the duality principle from the half-bridge converter. IEEE transactions on industrial electronics., 40(1), 139-144.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). A leakage-inductance-based ZVS two-inductor boost converter with integrated magnetics. IEEE power electronics letters., 3(2), 67-71.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2006). A method for setting wagon speed restrictions based wagon responses. Vehicle system dynamics : international journal of vehicle mechanics and mobility., 44, 424-432. doi:10.1080/00423110600872465

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2002). A resonant half bridge dual converter. Journal of electricial & electronics engineering, Australia., 22(1), 17-23.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2007). An analysis of the ZVS two-inductor boost converter under variable frequency operation. IEEE transactions on power electronics., 22(1), 120-131. doi:10.1109/TPEL.2006.886598

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2007). An inverse railway wagon model and its applications. Vehicle system dynamics : international journal of vehicle mechanics and mobility., 45(6), 583-605.

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Senini, S., & Wolfs, P. (2002). Analysis and design of a multiple-loop control system for a hybrid active filter. IEEE transactions on industrial electronics., 49(6), 1283-1292.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Seyoum, D., & Wolfs, P. (2007). Fuzzy logic control of an induction generator as an electrical brake. International journal of innovations in energy systems and power., 2(1), 50-56. Retrieved from http://www.ijesp.com/vol2no1/ijesp2-8hosseinzadeh.pdf

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Xia, F., Wolfs, P., & Cole, C. (2005). On the motion of the structure varying multibody systems with two-dimensional dry friction. Journal of mechanical science and technology., 19(4), 927-935.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2006). The Power loss optimisation of a current fed ZVS two-inductor boost converter with a resonant transition gate drive. IEEE transactions on power electronics., 21(5), 1253-1263.

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Kele, B., Hoffman, K., Orr, N., Tomlinson, I., Midmore, D., & Wolfs, P. (2006). Water and energy requirements at a tenanted research house. Water., 33(1), 57-61.

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Book chapter

Ali, M. S., Haque, M. M., & Wolfs, P. J. (2018). Matrix converter switching and commutation strategies for grid integration of distributed generation. In M. R. Islam, N. K. Roy, & S. Rahman (Eds.), Renewable Energy and the Environment (pp. 175-206). Singapore: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-981-10-7287-1_6

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Wolfs, P., Mejbaul Haque, M., & Ali, S. (2017). Power quality impacts and mitigation measures for high penetrations of photovoltaics in distribution networks. In F. M. Rabiul Islam, K. Al Mamun, & A. Maung Than Oo (Eds.), Smart energy grid design for island countries: Challenges and opportunities (pp. 97-124). Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-50197-0_4

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Shahnia, F., Wolfs, P., & Ghosh, A. (2014). Smart inter-phase switching of residential loads in low voltage distribution feeders. In Z. H. Khan, A. S. Ali, & Z. Riaz (Eds.), Computational intelligence for cyber-physical systems (pp. 329-354). Singapore: Springer. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2f978-981-4585-36-1_11

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Shafiullah, G., Thompson, A., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2010). Application of machine learning techniques for railway health monitoring. In Unknown (Ed.), Dynamic and advanced data mining for progressing technological development : innovations and systemic approaches (pp. 396-421). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-60566-908-3.ch016

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Conference paper

Sun, Y. Q., Mandal, N., Wu, Q., Wolfs, P., & Spiryagin, M. (2018). Rail wear modelling concept for heavy haul locomotive study. In M. Spiryagin, T. Gordon, C. Cole, & T. McSweeney (Eds.), Proceedings of 25th Symposium of the International Association of Vehicle System Dynamics (IAVSD 2017) Vol. 2 (pp. 815-822). Leiden, The Netherlands: CRC Press. Retrieved from https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781351057172

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Haque, M. M., Wolfs, P., & Alahakoon, S. (2018). Three-port converter with decoupled power control strategies for residential PV-battery system. In Proceedings: 2018 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Electronics for Sustainable Energy Systems (IESES) (pp. 180-185). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/IESES.2018.8349870

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Haque, M. M., Wolfs, P., & Alahakoon, S. (2017). Small signal modeling and control of isolated three port DC-DC converter for PV-battery system. In IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference (R10-HTC) (pp. 263-266). USA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/R10-HTC.2017.8288953

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Wu, Q., Sun, Y. Q., McSweeney, T., . . . Alahakoon, S. (2017). High adhesion locomotive performance under individual axle and bogie traction control strategies with the presence of wheel diameter difference. In P. J. Gräbe, & R. D. Fröhling (Eds.), Proceedings of 11th International Heavy Haul Association Conference (pp. 915-922). Virginia Beach, VA.: International Heavy Haul Association (IHHA). Retrieved from http://ihha2017.co.za/

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Fu, Y., Zhou, X., Su, X., Wolfs, P., & Masoum, M. A. S. (2017). A comprehensive three-phase load flow method for integrated MV and LV distribution networks. In Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia (ISGT-Asia 2017) (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISGT-Asia.2017.8378314

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Haque, M. M., Wolfs, P., & Alahakoon, S. (2017). Dual active bridge and matrix converter based three-port converter topology for grid interactive PV-battery system. In 2017 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC): 19-22 Nov. 2017 (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2017.8282444

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Sayem, A. S. M., Khan, M. M. K., Rasul, M. G., Wolfs, P., Hassan, N. M. S., & Sneath, B. (2017). Experimental study of a high voltage (HV) electrostatic precipitator to achieve higher collection efficiency. In 2017 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC): 19-22 Nov. 2017 (pp. 307-310). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2017.8282433

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Su, X., Liu, H., Fu, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2017). Multi-objective DSTATCOM placement based on sensitivity analysis and genetic algorithm in unbalanced mv distribution networks. In Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia (ISGT-Asia 2017) (pp. 699-703). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISGT-Asia.2017.8378435

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Mumtahina, U., & Wolfs, P. J. (2017). PV module integrated LLC resonant converter with an extended input voltage range. In Proceedings of the 2017 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) (pp. 557-562). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2017.8282477

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Wu, Q., Cole, C., Alahakoon, S., Sun, Y. Q., . . . Spiryagin, V. (2017). Rail cleaning process and its influence on locomotive performance. In Proceedings of the ASME 2017 Joint Rail Conference (JRC2017) (pp. 1-7). New York, NY: American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi:10.1115/JRC2017-2222

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Wu, Q., Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Sun, Y., & Cole, C. (2017). Simulated comparison of energy storage systems for heavy haul locomotives. In Proceedings of the 2017 Joint Rail Conference: JRC2017 (pp. 1-6). New York, NY: ASME Press. doi:10.1115/JRC2017-2217

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Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2016). An improved four step commutation process for silicon carbide based matrix converters. In S. Tapan (Ed.), 2016 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2016) (pp. 152-156). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2016.7749294

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Gould, J., & Wolfs, P. (2016). Arc flash hazard analysis of a coal-fired power station. In S. Tapan (Ed.), Proceedings of Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) (pp. 297-302). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2016.7749350

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Noorudheen, N., Wolfs, P., & Alahakoon, S. (2016). Evaluation of temperature rise in continuously loaded distribution earthing electrodes. In T. Saha (Ed.), Power Engineering Conference, (AUPEC) 2016 Australasian Universities (pp. 180-185). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2016.7749318

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Sun, Y., & Szanto, F. (2016). Study on heavy haul locomotive behaviour under a bogie traction control strategy with the presence of wheel diameter difference within a bogie. In Dynamics of vehicles on roads and tracks : proceedings of the 24th Symposium of the International Association for Vehicle System Dynamics (IAVSD 2015), Graz, Austria, 17-21 August 2015. (pp. 1297-1306). Leiden, The Netherland: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. doi:10.1201/b21185-138

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Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Spiryagin, V., Sun, Y., & McSweeney, T. (2016). Theoretical investigation of the effect of rail cleaning by wheels on locomotive tractive effort. In Proceedings of the Conference on Railway Excellence (CORE2016), Maintaining the Momentum, 16-18 May 2016, Melbourne Australia. (pp. 1-10). Melbourne, Australia: Engineers Australia. Retrieved from http://www.core2016.org/images/eecw_2692_handbook_lowres.pdf

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Mumtahina, U., & Wolfs, P. (2015). A comparison study between series resonant and zero-voltage-resonant-transition DC-DC converters. In Proceedings of the 2015 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2015), Wollongong, NSW, 27-30 September 2015. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2015.7324877

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Haque, M., & Wolfs, P. (2015). A reduced capacitance UPFC with active filtering capability for high PV penetration applications. In Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC), 15-18 November 2015, Brisbane, Australia. (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APPEEC.2015.7380887

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Spiryagin, M., Spiryagin, V., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Sun, Y., & Persson, I. (2015). Investigation of the application of adjustable air suspension under traction control for heavy haul locomotives. In Proceedings of the Stephenson conference : Research for Railways, 21-23 April 2015, London. (pp. 549-558). London, UK: Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

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Jahromi, A., Wolfs, P., & Islam, S. (2015). Travelling wave fault location in rural radial distribution networks to reduce wild fire risk. In Proceedings of the 2015 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2015), Wollongong, NSW, 27-30 September 2015. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2015.7324833

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Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2014). Battery time of discharge setting for maximum effectiveness in a distribution smart grid application. In 3rd the International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA 2014) (pp. 535-538). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ICRERA.2014.7016442

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Haque, M., & Wolfs, P. (2014). A four-wire reduced bus capacitance UPFC for LV distribution networks with high PV penetrations. In "Smart Power for Everyone" - the 2014 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, AUPEC 2014, Perth, Western Australia, 28 September - 1st October 2014. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2014.6966497

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Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2014). A matrix converter based voltage regulator for MV rural feeders. In Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society general meeting (PES 2014), 27-31 July 2014, National Harbor, MD. (pp. 1-5). New York: IEEE.

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Pezeshki, H., Wolfs, P., & Ledwich, G. (2014). A model predictive approach for community battery energy storage system optimization. In Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2014) (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESGM.2014.6938788

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Wolfs, P., & Yang, F. (2014). A single to three phase power converter with integrated storage and a PV interface for rural power applications. In Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society general meeting (PES 2014), 27-31 July 2014, National Harbor, MD. (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://www.pes-gm.org/2014/

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Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2014). An improved modulation method for matrix converters with unbalanced output loading. In "Smart Power for Everyone" - the 2014 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, AUPEC 2014, Perth, Western Australia, 28 September - 1st October 2014. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2014.6966577

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Azad, S. A., Ali, A. B. M. S., & Wolfs, P. (2014). Daily average load forecasting using dynamic linear regression. In Asia-Pacific World Congress on Computer Science and Engineering, APWC on CSE 2014 (pp. 128-134). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APWCCSE.2014.7053851

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Wolfs, P., Yang, F., & Han, Q. L. (2014). Distribution level SiC FACTS devices with reduced DC bus capacitance for improved load capability and solar integration. In Proceedings of the 2014 23rd IEEE international symposium on industrial electronics (ISIE). (pp. 1353-1358). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISIE.2014.6864811

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Azad, S. A., Ali, A. B. M. S., & Wolfs, P. (2014). Identification of typical load profiles using K-means clustering algorithm. In Asia-Pacific World Congress on Computer Science and Engineering (APWC on CSE 2014) (pp. 158-163). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APWCCSE.2014.7053855

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Su, X., Masoum, M. A. S., & Wolfs, P. (2014). PSO based multi-objective optimization of unbalanced lv distribution network by PV inverter control. In 2014 China International Conference on Electricity Distribution: Proceedings (pp. 1744-1748). Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE. doi:10.1109/CICED.2014.6992001

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Wolfs, P. (2013). A Scott transformer based single to three phase power converter for SWER applications. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference [proceedings], AUPEC 2013, 29 September - 3 October 2013, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania. (pp. 1-6). Hobart, Tasmania: University of Tasmania.

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Su, X., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2013). Comprehensive optimization of PV inverter reactive and real power flows in unbalanced four wire LV distribution network operations. In 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), 21 -25 July 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, New Jersy: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PSMG.2013.6672477

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Pezeshki, H., & Wolfs, P. (2013). Impact of high PV penetration on distribution transformer life time. In 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), 21 -25 July 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (pp. 1-5). Piscastaway, New Jersey: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672074

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Wolfs, P., & Maung Than Oo, A. (2013). Improvements to LV distribution system PV penetration limits using a dSTATCOM with reduced DC bus capacitance. In 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), 21 -25 July 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (pp. 1-5). Piscastaway, New Jersey: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672294

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Jayasekara, N., Masoum, M., & Wolfs, P. (2013). Optimal power management for LV distribution feeders with finely distributed PV co-located storage. In 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), 21 -25 July 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (pp. 1-5). Piscastay, New Jersey: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672759

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Shahnia, F., Wolfs, P., & Ghosh, A. (2013). Voltage unbalance reduction in low voltage feeders by dynamic switching of residential customers among three phases. In 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2013), 21-25 July 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672798

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Wolfs, P. (2012). A UPFC with reduced DC bus capacitance for LV distribution networks with high PV penetrations. In 22nd Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC). (pp. 1-7). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6360285

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Pezeshki, H., & Wolfs, P. (2012). Consumer phase identification in a three phase unbalanced LV distribution network. In IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe, ISGT Europe. (pp. 1-7). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISGTEurope.2012.6465632

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., Wolfs, P., & Arif, M. (2012). Meeting energy demand and global warming by integrating renewable energy into the grid. In 22012 22nd Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2012) Bali, Indonesia 26 – 29 September 2012. (pp. 1-7). Pistcastaway NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?arnumber=06360250

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2012). Statistical identification of prototypical low voltage distribution feeders in Western Australia. In 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 22-26 July 2012, San Diego, California, USA : proceedings. (pp. 1-8). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345028

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Wolfs, P., Jayasekara, N., & Subawickrama, S. (2011). A Fourier series based approach to the periodic optimisation of finely dispersed battery storage. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2011. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostrecentissue.jsp?punumber=6094121

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Jayasekara, N., & Wolfs, P. (2011). A hybrid approach based on GA and direct search for periodic optimization of finely distributed storage. In IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Conference. (pp. 1-8). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISGT-Asia.2011.6167137

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Wolfs, P., Gunathilake, C., Martino, P., & Khanna, I. (2011). Distributed renewables and battery storage for the support of the edge of the rural grid. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2011. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6102546

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Pezeshki, H., Wolfs, P., & Johnson, M. (2011). Multi-agent systems for modeling high penetration photovoltaic system impacts in distribution networks. In IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Conference 2011. (pp. 1-8). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISGT-Asia.2011.6167149

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2011). Preliminary statistical study of low voltage distribution feeders under a representative network in Western Australia. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2011), 25-28 September 2011, Brisbane, Australia. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6102562

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Wolfs, P., & Islam, S. (2011). Specialist power engineering programs for the rapid development of new graduate capabilities. In 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039132

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2011). Statistical discriminant analysis of high voltage feeders in Western Australia distribution networks. In 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. (pp. 1-8). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039148

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Li, Y., & Wolfs, P. (2010). A statistical study on topological features of high voltage distribution networks in Western Australia. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2010. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5710756

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Wolfs, P. (2010). An economic assessment of “second use” lithium-ion batteries for grid support. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2010. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5710689

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Jayasekara, N., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Analysis of power quality impact of high penetration PV in residential feeders. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2010. (pp. 1-8). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5710788

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Ali, S., Wolfs, P., & Jarvis, D. (2010). Impact of renewable energy in the future smart power system. In Proceedings of the International Engineering Conference on Hot Arid Regions (IECHAR 2010), Challenges, Technologies, and Opportunities, Al-Ahsa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March 1-2, 2010. (pp. 65-70). Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: King Faisal University.

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Jarvis, D., Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Potential challenges : integrating renewable energy with the smart grid. In Proceedings of Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2010) : Power quality of the 21st century, Christchurch, New Zealand, 5-8 December 2010 (pp. 1-6). Christchurch, New Zealand: University of Canterbury. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/55994

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Shafiullah, G., Maung Than Oo, A., Jarvis, D., Ali, S., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Prospects of solar energy in Australia. In Proceedings for the 6th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE 2010), 18-20 December 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh. (pp. 350-353). Bangladesh: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ICELCE.2010.5700700

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Shafiullah, G., Ali, S., Thompson, A., & Wolfs, P. (2010). Rule-based classification approach for railway wagon health monitoring. In 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Inteligence (WCCI 2010) July 18-23, Barcelona, Spain. (pp. 1-7). Bercelona, Spain: IEEE. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ijcnn.2010.5596624

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McCarthy, D., & Wolfs, P. (2010). The HV system impacts of large scale electric vehicle deployments in a metropolitan area. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2010. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5710713

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Hesamzadeh, M., Biggar, D., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2010). The Nodal Market Power Index (NMP Index) for modelling and visualising market power. In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PES.2010.5590137

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Wolfs, P. (2010). The use of Thevenin/Norton models for the rapid assessment of harmonic filter performance for power system contingencies. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2010. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5710732

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Gay, D., Thompson, A., Maung Than Oo, A., & Wolfs, P. (2009). Monitoring of single wire earth return systems using power line communication. In 19th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference : Sustainable Energy Technologies and Systems, Adelaide, Australia, 27-30 September 2009 (pp. 1-5). Adelaide: University of Adelaide.

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Wolfs, P. (2009). The impact of sympathetic magnetization transients on harmonic filters in auto-transformer fed railway traction applications. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2009. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=5356597

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Derivation of a new mathematical framework for transmission system augmentation using von Stackelberg game. In 2008 Proceedings of the 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/UPEC.2008.4651532

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Design and study of a switch reactor for Central Queensland SWER system. In 2008 Proceedings of the 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. (pp. 1-5). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/UPEC.2008.4651481

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Economic assessment of transmission expansion projects in competitive electricity markets : an analytical review. In 2008 Proceedings of the 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. (pp. 1-10). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=4651531

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Shafiullah, G., Thompson, A., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2008). Energy-efficient TDMA MAC protocol for wireless sensor networks applications. In Proceedings of International Workshop on Internet and Distributed Computings Systems (IDCS'08), 24th December 2008, Khulna, Bangladesh. (pp. 85-90). Khulna, Bangladesh: IEEE. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICCITECHN.2008.4803131

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Shafiullah, G., Thompson, A., Simson, S., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2008). Forecasting vertical acceleration of railway wagons : a comparative study. In DMIN 2008 : Proceedings of the Data Mining 2008 International Conference, CSREA Press, [Las Vegas, Nevada] (pp. 137-143). United State of America: CSREA Press.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Grey box-based inverse wagon model to predict wheel-rail contact forces from measured wagon body responses. In Vehicle system Dynamics. Supplement 2008. (pp. 469-480). United Kingdom.: Taylor & Francis.

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Shafiullah, G., Simson, S., Thompson, A., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2008). Monitoring vertical acceleration of railway wagon using machine learning technique. In Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ICAI 2008), July 14-17 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA & Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Machine Learning, Models, Technologies and Applications (MLMTA 2008), July 14-17 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (pp. 770-775). USA: CSREA Press.

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Shafiullah, G., Thompson, A., Wolfs, P., & Ali, S. (2008). Reduction of power consumption in sensor network applications using machine learning techniques. In Proceedings : IEEE Region 10 Conference : Innovative technologies for societal transformation, November 18-21 2008, Hyderabad, India. (pp. 1-6). USA: IEEEXplore. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tencon.2008.4766574

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Sensitivity based procedures for short term augmentation of transmission system in restructured electricity market. In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, (PES 2008), July 20-24 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA : Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century. (pp. 1). USA: IEEE. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/pes.2008.4596898

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Transmission augmentation in an oligopoly electricity market. : (mathematical formulation). In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2008. (pp. 1-7). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?tp=&arnumber=4813099

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Transmission augmentation in an oligopoly electricity market. : (Numerical Studies). In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC) 2008. (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articledetails.jsp?arnumber=4813101

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2008). Wheel rail contact forces prediction and validation with field tests. In Conference proceedings : Conference on railway engineering (CORE 2008), Perth, Western Australia, 7-10 September 2008. (pp. 73-82). Perth, WA: Railway Technical Society of Australasia.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). A comparison of three magnetics integration solutions for the two-inductor boost converter. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 629-634). Hobart: University of Tasmania.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2004). A current fed two-inductor boost converter for grid interactive photovoltaic applications. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 20-25). Brisbane, Qld.: AUPEC.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). A current fed two-inductor boost converter with lossless snubbing for photovoltaic module integrated converter applications. In PESC '05 : 2005 IEEE 36th Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference. (pp. 2111-2117). California: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESC.2005.1581924

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Wolfs, P., & Li, Q. (2006). A Current-sensor-free incremental conductance single cell MPPT. In PESC06 : 2006 37th IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference. (pp. 117-123). New York, N.Y.: IEEE.

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Wolfs, P., Bleakley, S., Senini, S., & Thomas, P. (2006). A Distributed low cost device for the remote observation of track and vehicle interactions. In Proceedings of the Conference On Railway Engineering : Rail Achieving Growth. (pp. 299-305). Melbourne, Vic.: Railway Technical Society of Australia.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2007). A forward heuristic procedure for transmission planning in restructured electricity market. In Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Power Systems (ICPS), 12-14 December 2007, Bangalore, India. (pp. 1-8). Bangalore, India: Centre for Collaborative and Advanced Research.

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Kuppa, V., Wolfs, P., & Senini, S. (2002). A generalised multi-level current sourced inverter derived using duality theory. In AUPEC 2002 : conference proceedings. (pp. 1-6). Melbourne, Vic.:: Australasian Committee for Power Engineering (ACPE).

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Li, Q., Wolfs, P., & Senini, S. (2002). A hard switched high frequency link converter with constant power output for photovoltaic applications. In AUPEC 2002 : conference proceedings. (pp. 1-6). Clayton, Vic.: Australasian Committee for Power Engineering (ACPE).

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Senini, S., & Wolfs, P. (2002). A hybrid active/passive power conditioner for utility power applications. In AUPEC 2002 : conference proceedings. (pp. 1-6). Clayton, Victoria, Australia: Australasian Committee for Power Engineering (ACPE).

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Wolfs, P., Senini, S., & Seyoum, D. (2006). A MATLAB/Simulink model of a self excited induction generator for an electrical brake application. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-5). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University of Technology.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Abrishami, A., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2007). A novel modeling approach for exploring the effects of UPFC on restructured electricity market. In International power engineering conference (IEEE), Singapore, 3-6 December 2007. (pp. 1-7). Singapore: IEEE Power Chapter Singapore.

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Wolfs, P., & Li, Q. (2006). A Performance study for two current sensor free single-cell maximum power point tracking methods for high performance vehicle solar arrays. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-7). Mebourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Wolfs, P., Senini, S., Seyoum, D., Turner, J., & Loveday, A. (2004). A proposal to investigate the problems of three-phase distribution feeders supplying power to SWER systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 99-104). Brisbane, Qld.: AUPEC.

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Wolfs, P., & Tang, L. (2005). A single cell maximum power point tracking converter without a current sensor for high performance vehicle solar arrays. In PESC '05 : 2005 IEEE 36th Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference, Recife, Brazylia. (pp. 165-171). California: IEEE. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/pesc.2005.1581619

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Shafiullah, G., Gyasi-Agyei, A., & Wolfs, P. (2007). A survey of energy-efficient and QoS-aware routing protocols for wireless sensor networks. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Telecommunications and Networking (TeNe 07), December 3-12 2007,. (pp. 1-6). Germany: Springer.

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Wolfs, P., & Thomas, P. (2006). A Unity power factor boost rectifier with a predictive capacitor model for high bandwidth DC bus voltage control. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-6). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Senini, S., & Wolfs, P. (1998). An active filter capable of eliminating multiple harmonics with a single tuned branch. In AUPEC '98 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 27-30 September : proceedings (pp. 598-603). Hobart, Tasmania: University of Tasmania.

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Kuppa, V., Wolfs, P., & Senini, S. (2005). An active power filter method to improve the line current spectrum of PWM locomotive rectifiers with load unbalance. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 37-42). Hobart, Tas.: University of Tasmania.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2006). An Analysis of a voltage clamped zero-voltage switching two-inductor boost converter with a wide load range. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-7). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Wolfs, P., Bleakley, S., Senini, S., & Thomas, P. (2006). An Autonomous, low cost, distributed method for observing vehicle track interactions. In Proceedings of ASME (pp. 279-286). New York, N.Y.: ASME.

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Kuppa, V., & Wolfs, P. (2006). An Elegant solution using hybrid power filter to improve the line current spectrum of multiphase PWM locomotive rectifiers with load unbalance. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-7). Melbourne, Vic.,: Victoria University, Melbourne.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). Analysis and design of a passive lossless snubber in the two-inductor boost converter with a variable input voltage. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 521-526). Hobart: University of Tasmania.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2006). Analysis,design and experimentation of a zero-voltage switching. In PESC06 : 2006 37th IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference. (pp. 985-990). New York, N.Y.: IEEE.

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Seifi, A., Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2007). Application of a new hybrid optimization method for optimum distribution capacitor planning. In International Power Engineering Conference (IPEC 2007) (IEEE) Singapore (IPEC 2007), 3-6 December 2007. (pp. 70-74). Singapore: IEEE Power Engineering Society, Queensland Chapter.

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Wolfs, P., & Thomas, P. (2007). Boost rectifier power factor correction circuits with improved harmonic and load voltage regulation responses. In PESC '07 : Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 24-28 June 2007, Orlando, Florida. (pp. 1314-1318). Orlando Florida: IEEE.

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Wolfs, P., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Senini, S. (2007). Capacity enhancement for aging distribution systems using single wire earth return. In IEEE Power Engineering Society. (pp. 1-8). Tampa USA: IEEE.

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Wolfs, P. (2005). Capacity improvements for rural single wire earth return systems. In Proceedings of the 7th International Power Engineering Conference (IPEC 2005), 29 November-2 December 2005, Marina Mandarin, Singapore. (pp. 1-8). Singapore: IPEC Organising Committee / IEEE. doi:10.1109/IPEC.2005.206925

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Kuppa, V., Wolfs, P., & Senini, S. (2003). Control of traction supply power quality using locomotive PWM converter controls. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2003), Christchurch, New Zealand, 28 September-1 October, 2003. (pp. 1-6). Christchurch: Electric Power Engineering Centre.

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Wolfs, P., Tang, L., & Senini, S. (2004). Distributed maximum power tracking for higher performance vehicle solar arrays. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 1-6). Brisbane, Australia.: University of Queensland.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2005). Distribution of electrical power to rural areas : Australian experience and implementation possibility in developing countries. In Proceedings of the 5th Iranian National Energy Congress. (pp. 87-92). Tehran, Iran.: World Energy Council.

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Wolfs, P. (2005). Energy storage options for hybrid diesel electric shunting locomotives. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 369-374). Hobart: University of Tasmania.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Seyoum, D., & Wolfs, P. (2006). Fuzzy logic control of an induction generator as a brake. In International ICSC Symposium on Artificial Intelligence in Energy Systems and Power.. Alberta, Canada: ICSC Academic.

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Kele, B., Wolfs, P., Tomlinson, I., Hood, B., & Midmore, D. (2005). Greywater reuse in a sewered area : design and implementation at research house. In Performance assessment for On-site systems : regulation, operation and monitoring : proceedings of On-site '05 Conference : held at University of New England, 27th to 30th September 2005 (pp. 257-264). Armidale: Lanfax Laboratories.

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Wolfs, P., & Li, Q. (2007). Hardware implementation and performance analysis of a current-sensor-free single cell MPPT for high performance vehicle solar arrays. In PESC '07 : Power Electronics Specialist Conference, 24-28 June 2007, Orlando, Florida.. Orlando, Florida: IEEE. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/pesc.2007.4341976

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Senini, S., & Wolfs, P. (2004). Harmonic and reactive power control using a hybrid active/passive power conditioner based on a square wave source. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 1-6). Brisbane, Australia: AUPEC.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2006). Improving wagon running safety : predicting wagon instability in normal freight operations. In Proceedings of the Conference On Railway Engineering : Rail Achieving Growth. (pp. 307-314). Melbourne, Vic.: RTSA.

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Mayer, J., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2005). Investigation of voltage quality and distribution capacity issues on long rural three phase distribution lines supplying SWER systems. In Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25- 28 September 2005. (pp. 392-395). Hobart: University of Tasmania.

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Senini, S., Hosseinzadeh, N., Seyoum, D., Wolfs, P., Loveday, A., & Turner, J. (2005). Low cost solutions for balancing three phase feeders to SWER systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 296-301). Hobart: University of Tasmania.

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Wolfs, P., & Mayer, J. (2006). Modelling of voltage regulation issues in SWER systems using PSCAD/EMTDC. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-6). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Seyoum, D., Wolfs, P., & Hosseinzadeh, N. (2005). Performance analysis of three phase induction generators during fault. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 758-763). Hobart, Tas.: University of Tasmania.

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Wolfs, P., & Li, Q. (2007). Precision calorimetry for power loss measurement of a very low power maximum power point tracker. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2007), Perth, Australia, 10-12 December 2007.. Perth: Curtin University.

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Wolfs, P., Senini, S., Hosseinzadeh, N., Loveday, A., & Turner, J. (2006). Reactor based voltage regulators for single wire earth return systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-7). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Mayer, J., Wolfs, P., & Hosseinzadeh, N. (2006). Reactor solutions for voltage control of SWER systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2006), Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2006. (pp. 1-5). Melbourne, Vic.: Victoria University.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2006). Recent development in the topologies for photovoltaic module integrated converters. In PESC06 : 37th IEEE Power Electronic Specialists Conference. (pp. 3086-3093). New York, N.Y.: IEEE.

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Wolfs, P., Hargraves, D., & Saha, T. (2007). Reducing the engineering skills shortage in the generation sector. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2007), Perth, Australia, 10-12 December 2007. (pp. 844-848). Perth, W.A.: Curtin University of Technoogy.

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Thomas, P., Stonier, R., & Wolfs, P. (2002). Robustness of colour detection for robot soccer. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision, ICARCV 2002, Singapore, 2-5 December 2002. (pp. 1245-1249). Singapore: Nanyang Technological University. doi:10.1109/ICARCV.2002.1234951

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Hosseinzadeh, N., Mayer, J., Wolfs, P., & Senini, S. (2007). Rural distribution networks : using new technologies to improve an old infrastructure. In Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Power Systems (ICPS), 12-14 December 2007, Bangalore, India. (pp. 1-6). Bangalore, India: Centre for Collaborative and Advanced Research.

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Hesamzadeh, M., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2007). Security constrained augmentation for transmission system considering preferences of market players on expansion options. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2007), Perth, Australia, 10-12 December 2007.. Perth, W.A.: Curtin University.

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Seyoum, D., & Wolfs, P. (2004). Self excited induction generators for brake van applications. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 1-6). Brisbane, Australia: University of Queensland.

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Senini, S., & Wolfs, P. (2003). State variable implementation of stationary reference frame filters for active filter systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2003), Christchurch, New Zealand, 28 September-1 October, 2003. (pp. 1-6). Christchurch: Electric Power Engineering Centre.

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Shafiullah, G., Gyasi-Agyei, A., & Wolfs, P. (2007). Survey of wireless communications applications in the railway industry. In Proceedings of the 2nd Australian Conference on Wireless Broadband and Ultra Wideband Communications, Sydney, Australia 27-30 August, 2007. (pp. 65-70). Sydney, NSW: IEEE. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/13023

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). The analysis of the power loss in a zero-voltage switching two-inductor boost cell operating under different circuit parameters. In APEC 2005 : Twentieth Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, 6-10 March 2005, Hilton Austin, Austin, Texas. (pp. 1851-1857). Piscataway: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APEC.2005.1453301

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Seyoum, D., Hosseinzadeh, N., & Wolfs, P. (2004). The dynamic stability analysis of induction generators. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 1-6). Brisbane, Australia: The University of Queensland.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2006). The Dynamic wheel-rail contact stresses for wagons on various tracks. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail (pp. 33-39). Brisbane, Qld.: Institute of Materials Engineering Australia.

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Xia, F., Cole, C., & Wolfs, P. (2006). The Effects of the contact friction between frame and adapters on the performance of three-piece truck. In Proceedings of ASME (pp. 161-168). New York, NY.: ASME.

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Xia, F., Bleakley, S., & Wolfs, P. (2005). The estimation of wheel-rail interaction forces from wagon accelerations. In Advances in applied mechanics : proceedings of the fourth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics, Melbourne, Australia, 16-18 February 2005 (pp. 333-338). Melbourne, Vic.: Institure of Materials Engineering Australasia.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2004). The optimization of a resonant two-inductor boost cell for a photovoltaic module integrated converter. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2004. (pp. 110-115). Brisbane: AUPEC.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2003). The resonant half bridge dual converter with a resonant gate drive. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2003), Christchurch, New Zealand, 28 September-1 October, 2003. (pp. 1-6). Christchurch: Electric Power Engineering Centre.

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Wolfs, P., Seyoum, D., Hosseinzadeh, N., Senini, S., Loveday, A., & Turner, J. (2005). Thyristor controlled reactor methods to increase the capacity of single wire earth return systems. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2005) CD Proceedings, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 25-28 September 2005. (pp. 615-620). Hobart, Tas.: University of Tasmania.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2003). Variable frequency control of the resonant half bridge dual converter. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2003), Christchurch, New Zealand, 28 September-1 October, 2003. (pp. 1-6). Christchurch: Electric Power Engineering Centre.

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Li, Q., & Wolfs, P. (2005). Variable frequency control of the zero-voltage switching two-inductor boost converter. In PESC '05 : 2005 IEEE 36th Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference, 16 June 2005. (pp. 667-673). California: IEEE. doi:10.1109/PESC.2005.1581698

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Kele, B., Hoffman, K., Wolfs, P., Tomlinson, I., & Midmore, D. (2005). Water efficiency infrastructure and energy requirements at the research house. In Performance assessment for On-site systems : regulation, operation and monitoring : proceedings of On-site '05 Conference : held at University of New England, 27th to 30th September 2005 (pp. 257-264). Armidale: Lanfax Laboratories.

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Book

Spiryagin, M., Wolfs, P., Cole, C., Spiryagin, V., Sun, Y. Q., & McSweeney, T. (2016). Design and simulation of heavy haul locomotives and trains. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

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Howard, P., & Wolfs, P. (1996). [Proceedings] : the First Annual JGFE Symposium on Engineering Education, James Goldston Faculty of Engineering, Central Queensland University Rockhampton 4702 Australia 6th December 1996. Rockhampton: Central Queensland University.

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Howard, P., & Wolfs, P. (1997). Proceedings : the Second Annual JGFE Symposium on Engineering Education. Rockhampton: Central Queensland University.

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Thesis / Dissertation

Li, Q. (2006). High frequency transformer linked converters for photovoltaic applications. (PhD Thesis, Central Queensland University).

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